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Winter Skills Introduction (WHS1) (Age 18 plus)

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Are you an experienced summer hill walker? Ever wanted to try hill walking in winter?

Come along for a day's hill walking with one of our experienced instructors where you will have the chance to climb a Munro. This is an ideal course as an introduction to the winter mountains or as a refresher. This can be combined with the Advance Winter Hill Skills course (WHSA), which will give a sound base of knowlege for winter walking.

Our next Advance course is running on Sat 29th February 2020

You will learn skills such as:
* Additional equipment required in winter
* How to carry and use an ice axe
* How to fit and use crampons
* Understand weather and avalanche forecasts, how they affect you
* Navigation in a winter environment

Course Duration: 1 Day.
Course Cost: £60.
Course Dates: Saturday, 15 February, 2020 - 08:30 to 17:00.

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Promoted By: Ancrum Outdoor Centre
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Ancrum Outdoor Centre
01382 435911
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